The first venue based workshop since March 2020 and how amazing it was to be out and about and meeting people face-to-face for these events again! A lovely buffet lunch was provided by Pippa's Pantry and thoroughly enjoyed by all. A nice, bright clean centre too.
Here is the feedback from the 10 attendees to whom I am grateful for their effort to attend, input and engagement throughout the day.
"Very informative with some excellent tips." (Charity accommodation coordinator)
" Lots of information/ideas to use in my client practice and for my own experiences." (Mental Health, NHS)
"Increased self-awareness in response to others. Importance of grounding and communication." (Mental Health, NHS)
"Having that survivor's perspective gives a more personal view of lived experience - clear explanations and all information is of benefit. I have really enjoyed this session - it has sparked my curiosity to explore this area in further depth. Very immersive presentation - absolutely fabulous". (NHS nurse)
"The workshop went into detail about dissociatiob which is an area we're not taught when doing nurse training. Interactive course. Friendly facilitator." (NHS)
"Very informative and interesting. Useful tips provided and will inform my practice with service users." (Leicestershire County Council)
"Really interesting and thought provoking, Really good in terms of moving forward working with trauma and children,. adults and teenagers. All absolutely relevant to my role." (Leicestershire County Council)
"Interesting to relate to clients we have and coping strategies." (The Askefield Project)
"Looking at communication and understanding behaviours"
"Understanding signs of trauma. Very useful tips on grounding and communication. Excellent overview of dissociation." (NHS)
Julie Anne is a Mental Health Speaker specialising in Trauma/PTSD. She writes and delivers CPD accredited workshops and is also a registered Nutritional and Lifestyle Therapist (Ayurveda) available to provide dietary guidance to maintain wellbeing, prevent illness and remedy various physical and mental health conditions. The blog on this topic gives free dietary and health tips and advice for treating ailments and staying healthy naturally. Here you can listen to a brief explanation,"What is Ayurveda?"